Travel overseas may expose staff and students to a number of health and safety hazards that arise from either the country, the travel itself or the work being undertaken. This can stem from, for example, political instability, internal security issues within the country, local customs, transport infrastructure, health risks and unfamiliarity with the location. 

The University has a range of information and resources available to support you in planning your overseas trip so that staff and students can travel safely.

The most important points to note are:

Further details can be found in the pre-approval, pre-travel, travel and post-travel sections below.